Category Archives: Popular Culture

Emma Watson, HeForShe and Colluding with Capital

  I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: if you’re going to take your political cues from a pop-star, then you can’t sit with us. Emma Watson makes a blah-blah UN speech, becomes the face of a blah-blah man-friendly campaign called #HeForShe and now, suddenly, she’s a #PowerFeminist, you’re a feminist and we’re

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The Beyoncélogues: because every one of Beyoncé’s songs is a serious monologue

So after my post on Beyoncé-feminism, I’ve gotten a lot of flack from the Beyhive. Don’t get me wrong, I’m here for Queen Bey. It’s not so much her and her music that I have a problem with as it is with what these represent for the advancement of the political movement I’ve dedicated my life to.

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